Private Practice
  • Kirkland & Ellis International LLP (“K&E”) is a leading international law firm with over 2,500 lawyers.
  • The Antitrust and Competition team in London consists of 6 partners; 12 associates and a trainee.
  • The team advises on all aspects of competition law, including merger control, market dominance, cartel investigations, sector inquiries and private enforcement; representing clients across a range of industries, including financial services, media and communications, energy and transport.
  • The team is headed by Paula Riedel. Paula is a partner in Kirkland’s London office. She represents clients before the European Commission and the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority. Her practice spans the full spectrum of antitrust requirements, in particular EU and multinational merger control, antitrust, state aid, compliance and regulatory matters.
  • Paula is recognized as a leading lawyer in Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and Chambers U.K. She is a long-standing tutor on King’s College London’s Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law and is a former Chair of the Law Society Competition Section.

Kirkland & Ellis (International) LLP